Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A joint heir, as to an estate.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One of several who are heirs to an estate

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A joint heir; one of two or more heirs; one of several entitled to an inheritance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A joint heir; one who has, or has a right to, an equal or a definite share in an inheritance with another or others.

Etymologies

co- +‎ heir (Wiktionary)

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